And we’re seriously looking at breaking 3lbs at some time over the weekend now, which would be double her birth weight – definitely something to celebrate!
The Lovely Melanie and I both still find it hard to imagine a time when Millie might be the size of a common-or-garden full-term baby (which still seems enormous!), but she’s undoubtedly on her way. Now when I put my hand over her head to comfort her it doesn’t fit in my palm any more; plus, her ears, which seemed very big when she was first born, are now roughly the right size. And her hands, too – they were so perfectly formed and so like a tiny version of an adult’s
hands – they’re now looking more and more like podgy baby hands.
Now, if we can just get these oxygen saturation levels sorted out…